Russell L. Roe, 71 of Pontiac, IL died on Monday, May 20, 2013 at 2:54 AM at the ASTA Care Center of Pontiac.;Cremation Rites have been accorded. There will be no services. Calvert & Martin Funeral Home in Pontiac is handling the arrangements. Memorials in Russell’s name may be left to the American Diabetes Association or the American Cancer Society.;Russell was born on August 6, 1941 in Pontiac, IL a son of Everett G. and Nola M. (Fox) Roe Sr. He married Marilee Harmon. She preceded him in death on December 9, 1991.;He is survived by three daughters: Lisa (Tony) Duncan of Pontiac, IL, Gigi Brill of Kentucky and Darcy Roe of Arkansas, one son: Dustin Roe of Pontiac and eight grandchildren and six great grandchildren, two brothers: Everett (Marcia) Roe Jr. of Pontiac and Danny Roe of Florida and one sister: Roxanna Roe of Pontiac. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife and two brothers: William and Truman.